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Materials Handler I

Company: University of Central Florida
Location: Orlando
Posted on: January 16, 2022

Job Description:

Classification Title:

Materials Handler I

Job Description:

At the University of Central Florida, we dream big. Founded in 1963, UCF has grown to be one of the largest universities in the nation for a very good reason: We harness the power of scale in innovative ways to transform the lives of our students and create lasting impact on the world at large.

Facilities & Safety at the University of Central Florida is seeking a qualified candidate to fill a Material Handler l position. Duties of the position include but are not limited to:

* Receives and unloads incoming materials and compares information on packing slip with purchase order to verify accuracy of shipment.

* Sorts, counts, packages, labels, insures, unpacks, and/or logs inventory which is received for processing. Inspects shipments for damages or defects; records discrepancies or damages and notifies supervisor and/or recipient.

* Contacts tenants to pick up and sign for deliveries. Maintain department database, prepare routine reports, and file shipping/receiving records. May operate dolly, pallet jack, and/or forklift in loading and unloading supplies and equipment.

* Maintain department database, prepare routine reports, and file shipping/receiving records. May operate dolly, pallet jack, and/or forklift in loading and unloading supplies and equipment.

* Processes and/or notifies EH&S of any Hazmat or Radioactive shipments in accordance with EH&S policies. Follows established departmental policies, procedures, objectives and safety standards.

* Ensures proper care in the use of equipment and supplies.

* Responsible for organization and maintainability of "Shop Stock" warehouse. This includes but is not limited to labeling of material with part numbers and pricing when available.

* Maintains and keeps clean receiving area and service yard.

* Performs other duties as assigned including required university, division, and departmental trainings. May be asked to assist other Facilities Operations areas in times of personnel shortages or emergencies.

UCF offers competitive pay consummate with experience and a variety of employee benefits including health insurance, vision insurance, and dental insurance. Additionally, full-time employees may be allowed to enroll for up to six (6) credit hours of eligible instruction per term on a space-available basis.

For additional information, please reference the following link: https://hr.ucf.edu/prospective-employees/insurance/


Facilities Operations

Work Schedule:

Monday - Friday; 7:30 AM-4:00 PM

Type of Appointment:


Expected Salary:

$25,839 to Negotiable

Minimum Qualifications:

High School Diploma or Equivalent and 0+ years of relevant experience. The UCF policy requires completion and passing of a physical exam for this position.

Preferred Qualifications:

2 years of experience in a logistics, warehouse, or mail room setting.

Additional Application Materials Requirements:


Special Instructions to Applicants:

Position requires a valid Class E driver's license (regular license). The position may involve driving to various locations on and off campus to conduct university business.

Must possess or be able to obtain a Class A powered lift truck certification within 90 days of hire.

If you are selected as the final candidate for an employment opportunity here at UCF, both your position and salary will be significantly based upon the information that you have provided in your application for employment. If the selected candidate meets certain eligibility criteria, the department may grant an above base offer. We urge you to please take the time to complete the application in its entirety.

This position does not require college credits. If the selected applicant claims college credit on the application for this position, an official transcript from the accredited institution must be provided within 30 days of the hire date. This applies whether the applicant is a new hire or promoted from among current UCF employees.

Health Assessment Required:

The UCF policy requires completion and passing of a physical exam for this position.

Veteran's Preference

Preference will be given to eligible veterans and their eligible spouses in accordance with Chapter 295 of the Florida Statutes. Applicants claiming preference are responsible for providing required documentation by the closing date of the position. For more information on Veterans' Preference, please visit http://hr.ucf.edu/files/VeteransPreference.pdf

Florida Clause:

Unless explicitly stated on the job posting, it is UCF's expectation is that an employee of UCF will reside in Florida as of the date the employment begins.

Additional Requirements related to Research Positions:

Pursuant to Florida State Statute 1010.35, prior to offering employment to certain individuals in research related positions, UCF is required to conduct additional screening. Applicants subject to additional screening include any citizen of a foreign country who is not a permanent resident of the U.S., or who is a citizen or permanent resident but is affiliated with or has had at least 1 year of education, employment, or training in China, Cuba, Iran, Russia, North Korea, Syria, or Venezuela.

The additional screening requirements only apply to research-related positions, including, but not limited to faculty, graduate positions, individuals compensated by research grants or contract funds, post-doctoral positions, undergraduate positions, visiting assistant professors, and visiting research associates.

These requirements do not apply to U.S. citizens or U.S. permanent residents if the employment or training was/is through an agency of the U.S. Government. For more information on what information must be provided and the screening process, please see: https://corona.research.ucf.edu/screening-process-for-research-positions/.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:

The University of Central Florida is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. UCF's Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at: http://www.oie.ucf.edu/documents/PresidentsStatement.pdf. As a Florida public university, UCF makes all application materials and selection procedures available to the public upon request. The UCF's affirmative action plans for qualified individuals with disabilities and protected Veterans are available for inspection in the Office for Institutional Equity, Monday through Friday, from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., upon request.

The University of Central Florida is proud to be a smoke-free campus and an E-Verify employer.

Keywords: University of Central Florida, Orlando , Materials Handler I, Professions , Orlando, Florida

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